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  • Romare Bearden: Storyteller | January 23 – August 17, 2018 | Emily Lowe Gallery, behind Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus
  • Hidden in Sight: Photographing Incarceration  - August 14 , 2018 -  March 10, 2019, - David Filderman Gallery, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, Ninth Floor, South Campus

Doug Hilson: Urbanscapes

September 1 - December 11, 2015
Emily Lowe Gallery


This novel exhibition is composed of recent works in painting and drawing. Imaginative large-scale, complex paintings with twisting perspectives reference the shapes and forms of a urban world: high-rises, passageways and intersections. Professor emeritus of fine arts at Hofstra University; Doug Hilson has inspired a new generation of artists.

Additional exhibition funding has been provided by New York Community Bank Foundation. 

This exhibition is also made possible with funding from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Gallery Location and Hours

Emily Lowe Gallery, Behind Lowe Hall, South Campus

Tuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday, Noon - 4 p.m.

Bollywood by Doug Hilson

Doug Hilson  (American, born 1941), Bollywood, 2014, oil and acrylic on canvas, 36 x 48", Courtesy of the artist. Photo credit: Dana Duke

Related Programs:

Second Saturdays at the HUM: Circle It!
Saturday, September 12, 2015
1:30 - 2:30 pm
$5 per child when pre-paid; $7 per child day of program.

Exhibition Reception
Saturday, September 19, 2015
2-4 pm
Free admission. Light refreshments.

Artist's Talk
Thursday, October 15, 2015
7:30 pm
$5 general, $3 senior (65 and up).

Second Saturdays at the HUM: Scope It!
Saturday, November 14, 2015
1:30 - 2:30 pm
$5 per child when pre-paid; $7 per child day of program.

Second Saturdays at the HUM: Resist It!
Saturday, December 12, 2015
1:00 - 2:30 pm
$5 per child when pre-paid; $7 per child day of program.

For more information or to register for Museum events please call (516) 463-5672 or click here.


  • Romare Bearden: Storyteller | January 23 – August 17, 2018 | Emily Lowe Gallery, behind Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus
  • Hidden in Sight: Photographing Incarceration  - August 14 , 2018 -  March 10, 2019, - David Filderman Gallery, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, Ninth Floor, South Campus